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English Georgian Neoclassical sterling silver basket, ca 1790. Ovoid body on same foot with reeded c-scroll swing handle. Engraved wavy-shaped frame (vacant) and ornamental borders. Linear and circular piercing and beading. Partially worn marks include London assay stamp. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H (with handle) 11 1/2 x W 14 1/4 x D 10 1/2 in. Weight: 27.5 troy ounces. #JM

Listed Price $2,000.00

Pair of American Edwardian sterling silver and glass swans, ca 1920. Each: Glass body with imbricated tail feathers. Sterling silver mouth with plumy wings and graceful s-scroll neck and head with penetrating gaze and long and closed bill. Both marked “Sterling 3”. One has Shreve & Co. stamp and the other has William B. Durgin stamp. Excellent condition.

Dimensions: H 6 1/2 x L 8 1/4 x W 4 3/8 in. #BV351

Listed Price $3,250.00

Turn-of-the-century Art Nouveau glass cologne bottle with engraved silver overlay. Made by Gorham in Providence. Globular with everted rim. Ball stopper. Loose and interlaced scrolled overlay with flower heads and leaves in symmetrical pattern. Shaped cartouche engraved with interlaced script monogram. Glass color is red. Silver has maker's stamp and no. D945. Excellent condition.

Dimensions: H 8 x D 4 3/4 in. #BT176

Listed Price $3,000.00

Flemish sterling silver 3-piece youth set. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York, ca 1920. This set comprises knife, spoon, and fork. Each: Old English trefid terminal with discreet volute scrolls. Spoon is rattail. Knife blade sterling silver. Fully marked. Excellent condition.

Height: Knife: 7 5/8 in. Spoon: 6 in. Fork: 6 1/4 in. Total weight: 4.4 troy ounces. #BV209

Listed Price $450.00

Exuberantly romantic sterling silver heart bowl. Made by Gorham in Providence in 1948. Solid well; curved and tapering sides with chased scrolls and ribbon bows, and pierced circles and quatrefoils. Irregular rim with scrolls, leaves, and flowers. Rests on 3 ball supports. Fully marked including maker’s stamp, date code, and no. 965. Excellent condition.

Dimensions: H 2 1/2 x W 8 1/4 x D 9 1/2 in. Weight: 10 troy ounces. #BU204

Listed Price $950.00

Midcentury Modern sterling silver desk frame. Made by Tiffany & Co. Rectangular window and flat surround. With glass, silk lining, and laminate back and hinged easel support. For vertical (portrait) or horizontal (landscape) display. Fully marked including postwar pattern no. 23480. Excellent condition.

Dimensions: Frame: H 10 3/4 x W 8 1/2 in. Window: H 9 1/4 x W 7 in. #BV215

Listed Price $1,450.00

George III sterling silver sugar. Made by McHattie & Fenwick in Edinburgh in 1804. Tapering and curved sides with corner flutes and high scroll bracket handles. Engraved ornamental borders and 2 wreath frames of which one engraved with script monogram and the other with armorial. Fully marked. Very good condition.

Overall dimensions: H 4 1/2 x W 7 3/8 x D 3 3/4 in. Weight: 7.5 troy ounces. #BV366

Listed Price $650.00

George VI sterling silver salver. Made by Mappin & Webb in Sheffield in 1945. Molded curvilinear rim with ogee arches. Three hoof supports. Large and heavy in traditional Georgian form. Fully marked. Excellent condition.

Dimensions: H 1 7/8 x D 16 7/8 in. Weight: 61 troy ounces. #BU966

Listed Price $6,000.00

Victorian sterling silver bowl. Made by Elkington & Co. Ltd in Birmingham in 1896. Round and tapering with crowded cherubic frieze: Harp strummers, pipe blowers, and tambourine janglers with a few grape gorgers and goat huggers mixed in. A raucous Bacchus band on butler-finished ground. Bowl bottom has bold gadrooning. Leaf-mounted volute-scroll side handles. Raised and round foot with leaf-and-dart border. Playful Classicism from the turn-of-the-century. Fully marked. Excellent... Click for details

Listed Price $22,500.00

Japanese silver tray, ca 1920. Round with deep well and curved sides. Well center engraved with pretty flowers. Visible handwork on underside. Marked. Good condition.

Dimensions: H 3/4 x D 7 3/4 in. Weight: 6.3 troy ounces. #BP766

Listed Price $350.00

Mexican Modern sterling silver ice bucket. Straight and tapering sides and bracket side handles. Capacious with nice heft. Marked. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 7 3/4 x W 8 3/4 x D 7 1/4 in. Weight: 29 troy ounces. #BV326

Listed Price $2,500.00

Pair of turn-of-the-century German 800 silver bobble-head boxes. A two-man percussion band comprising baby-faced drummer and wizened cymbalist. Rotund bodies squeezed into olden-days doublet and hose with neck-ruff covers. Feather-capped heads bob, bob, bob along to the music. Perfect timing not guaranteed. Marked. Excellent condition.

Approximate dimensions: H 7 1/2 x W 3 1/4 x D 4 1/4 in. Total weight: 25.5 troy ounces. #BV204

Listed Price $5,500.00
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